“If you want to understand today, you have to search yesterday.” ~Pearl Buck
The Museum Center offers a variety of classes, programs and resources for adults and children to learn about the history of Bradley County and Southeastern Tennessee. Our staff and volunteers are willing and ready to help you and your students get a hands-on history experience!
For details on our programs, download our 2011-2012 Education Guide.
Field Trips – bring your class to tour our permanent exhibit “River of Time” or participate in our popular Appalachian Days, Civil War Expo or temporary exhibit programs.
Museum-to-Go – we come to you! Our staff and volunteers will bring programs with lessons and artifacts to your classroom, or you can check out one of our topic trunks full of artifacts and lesson plans to enrich your classroom.
Homeschoolers – take advantage of our resources to enhance your self-tour of our exhibits, attend one of our school programs, or participate in a workshop designed for homeschoolers.
Classes – come learn a new skill, hear a fascinating speaker or participate in a workshop.
Scouts – bring your troop to visit and let us work with you to take our resources and fit them to your program.
Camps and Special Programs – sign up for our unique programs such as the Missoula Children’s Theatre and Summer Art Camp.